By Doug Lodermeier

The definitive book covering great Minnesota callmakers of the pastand present. Filled with never-before published information, this book is a must for any enthusiast or dealer of wildfowl calls and sporting collectibles.

Over 500 calls shown at actual size.

Over 600 hard-bound pages.

Many examples of the makers' crafts including decoys, boats, paintings, ice decoys, fishing plugs and more.

Many fresh makers identified and covered in detail. Also included is a section with many examples of unique and unknown calls.

Information easily accessed: makers organized alphabetically along with biographies, descriptions of calls and related paper.

Calls shown apart revealing stem, stopper, wedge and reed systems.

Hundreds of photos, ads, boxes, instructions, and related materials accompany photos of the makers.


Sample Pages from Duck Call Makers of Minnesota


This very limited edition is expected to sell out fast. Buy more than one copy. Not only are calls very collectible, but so are books pertaining to them. Mickel's Turkey Callmakers Past and Present routinely sells for over $300.00 and as high as $545.00 in the secondary market, while McGrath's Duck Calls and other Game Calls recently sold for $396.00. Books will be numbered and reserved on a first come-first served basis.